Salamis greece map. It was a constructional development bireme with 50 oars adding architecturally without increasing its maximum height a line of oars. Piraeus history the growth of piraeus which became a municipality in 517 bc is due to the creativity and vision of two great statesmen pericles and themistocles. Kids learn about the persians wars of ancient greece fought between persia and the greek city states. Map description two historical maps of the battle of thermopylae 480 bc and movements to salamis.
To go to the entry on a given location click on its name on the map. Thermoplai delphi aphetae artemisium euboea. Table version or non tabular version. According to the myth the name salamina salamis was given to the island by kychreas in honour of his mother salamis one of the five daughters of the river god asopos.
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Salamis salamis is the largest greek island in the saronic gulf about 1 nautical mile 2 km off coast from piraeus and about 16 kilometres 10 miles west of central athens.